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January 12, 2019 4:57 PM Protester James Goddard held over Parliament incidents

Pro-Brexit activist James Goddard has been arrested in connection with incidents outside Parliament on Monday. Police said a man in his 30s was arrested outside St James's Park Tube station in London just before midday. Mr Goddard was involved in a protest in Westminster earlier this week during which Remain-supporting Conservative MP Anna Soubry was called 118

January 10, 2019 9:33 PM FA Continental Tyres League Cup: Manchester City Women 7-1 Brighton & Hove Albion Women

Manchester City Women scored four goals in the last 10 minutes as they thrashed Brighton to reach the semi-finals of the FA Continental Tyres League Cup. Nikita Parris chipped in to put City ahead but Danielle Buet levelled from the spot after Karen Bardsley's foul. Lauren Hemp and Caroline Weir scored either side of half-time as the hosts led 3-1 going 122

December 31, 2018 11:43 AM Auckland NYE fireworks 2019: Watch Auckland fireworks as New Zealand welcomes in New Year

HAPPY New Year! Auckland welcomes in the New Year with a stunning firework display, as millions of people around the world celebrate the beginning of a new year, as we step into 2019. Auckland has officially welcomed in the New Year with a bang, hosting a dazzling firework display at Harbour Bridge. Impressive footage shows celebrations beginning in New Zealand 98

December 30, 2018 1:31 PM Meghan Markle’s risky sister Samantha prepares to tell nothing in a new book

No-one sane cares if Princess Meghan is black or mixed-race. What we appreciate far more than skin tones is a family rift and gossip. Meghan’s half-sister Samantha Markle has been making extempore efforts at reconciliation. She promises much but can she deliver? She’s putting in the hard yards. Samantha has issued a Christmas message of peace. She rocked 88

December 28, 2018 7:55 PM PDC World Darts Championship: Defending champion Rob Cross beaten by Luke Humphries

Defending champion Rob Cross was knocked out of the PDC World Championship after suffering a shock 4-2 defeat against Luke Humphries. Second seed Cross, 28, looked in control at 2-0 up but his 90th-ranked opponent found his range on the doubles and rattled off three successive sets. Humphries, 23, had the darts at 2-2 in the sixth set and missed one dart at double 95

December 25, 2018 12:01 AM Russian ship held in UK harbour for investigation

A HUGE Russian ship has been detained in a British harbour to investigate a breach in its fuel tank, following its treacherous rescue mission. The 16,000-tonne cargo ship, named Kuzma Minin, was being redirected by tug boats to a sheltered spot in Falmouth Harbour, Cornwall yesterday as a "precautionary measure", while inspectors probe a breach in its fuel tank. The vessel 83

December 25, 2018 12:01 AM Meghan Markle wins Queen’s heart as she appears in top spot of monarch’s pictures

MEGHAN Markle takes centre stage in the Queen’s collection of pictures as the monarch recorded her Christmas Day message. Prince Charles’s 70th birthday picture, which features the Duchess of Sussex, was set on the Queen’s desk for her Christmas broadcast. The stunning picture of Charles, the Duchess of Cornwall, his children, their wives and his grandchildren 84

December 21, 2018 1:27 PM Kathy Griffin calls out all-male comedy rich list

Kathy Griffin has criticised the lack of women on Forbes magazine's latest list of the world's best-paid comedians. Jerry Seinfeld topped the rankings with estimated earnings of $57.5m (£45.3m). Amy Schumer was the first woman to make the list last year but has dropped back out this time. Ricky Gervais is the only British comedian on the list. He is a new entry 91

December 19, 2018 7:09 AM Best Christmas film: Elf, The Muppets and Love Actually miss top spot

It was made in 1946 but It's A Wonderful Life has been voted Britain's most popular Christmas film. It beat Christmas comedy Elf starring Will Ferrell to the top spot in a survey of more than 7,000 people by RadioTimes.com. Other favourites in the top five include Love Actually, The Muppet Christmas Carol and Home Alone. It's A Wonderful Life is a classic 73

December 18, 2018 9:32 PM Post-war classic voted Britain's favourite festive film

It's A Wonderful Life has topped a poll of 7,000 people of their favourite festive film. The 1946 classic starring James Stewart and Donna Reed topped the RadioTimes.com poll of 7,000 people narrowly beating Will Ferrell's Elf. The post-war film tells the story of George Bailey, a man who has devoted his life to helping others and is shown the value 110